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Cakeface patisserie

16 Irishtown, Kilkenny R95 XY22, Ireland
+353 56 773 9971
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (6 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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16 Irishtown, Kilkenny R95 XY22, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Love this place, best coffee by far and for quality of cakes etc it is miles ahead of anything available Kilkenny

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm not sure if my sister had seen Cakeface on Instagram or if we just happened upon it - either way I'm so glad we found it. We were out walking around and decided to stop in for lunch. We walked in at just the...More

Thank daviporter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely cafe with excellent treats and coffee and I raved about this place to everyone. It is, however, my 2nd time visiting in the last 6 weeks & they have had no oat milk or dairy free milk left for drinks. I can’t understand how...More

Thank Una G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a salad, followed by a peppermint hot chocolate and some tasty treats! Great little spot for lunch or a snack!

Thank Briana M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3FE Americano and the tarty apple cake was what I got and it did not disappoint. Flavour in every bite. Coffee was on point and so good, to my tasting. New vibe to Kilkenny city, one of a kind for the city. Taking that urban...More

Thank EmmaODwyer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my Wife and Son. It's a lovely patisserie, very cool with a nice seating area out the back on a nice day. The coffee is exceptional and the variety of cakes is wonderful. You can also get sandwiches which looked lovely although...More

Thank Liampoole
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been putting this visit on the long finger but finally got around to taking Mum here. The seating is quite intimate so you wouldn't want to be having a private chat. Loved the service. Couldn't have been nicer. Two different types of coffee to...More

Thank Evee1982
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee at Cakeface is always great. Cakes are an indulgent treat! Sandwiches are mostly tasty, but the combinations of fillings offered can be hit/miss for me. A great spot to bring your crossword on a quiet morning and relax!

Thank Angeld62
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stumbled on Cakeface of a Sunday morning while looking for a coffee before finishing our weekend in Kilkenny. Amazing coffee, a choice of Cloudpicker or 3FE, two of the best Irish roasters. Got the Cloudpicker as Americano, coffee was made to perfection. Got some cakes...More

Thank BaldyConscience
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for a specialty coffee shop in Kilkenny and luckily found Cakeface. Lovely pastry selection and delicious looking cakes. Coffee is very nice and reasonably priced too. Staff very friendly! Recommend

Thank Largetogo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Irishtown, Kilkenny R95 XY22, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 773 9971
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Cakeface Patisserie is Kilkenny's 1st patisserie. Set up by Irish/Kilkenny born pastry chefs Laura & Rory Gannon. Specialising in quirky and unusual cakes pastries & desserts. Cakeface offer delicious artisan soup and sandwiches made from local products and support local artisan producers. Cakeface use locally roasted coffee which is roasted in small batches especially for them, they also rotate a guest coffee which they choose from Irish artisan roasters
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